Insider Trading Alert: Wilhelmina International, Inc. $WHLM

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Wilhelmina International, Inc. (WHLM) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Dec 1, 2017 Bartel Ralph, 10% Owner bought 10,031 shares having total worth of $65,202 at the price of $6.5 per share, following the transaction a total of 900,946 shares owned by Bartel Ralph. Before this latest buy, Bartel Ralph purchased WHLM at 16 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $20.57M at an average of $6.55 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 9 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 9 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 18 times by insiders. In 2 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 16 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 9 0 -10.49%
12 Month 16 2 -3.78%

Shares of Wilhelmina International, Inc. (WHLM) traded up 4.98% on Dec 1, 2017, hitting $6.74. 11,006 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Wilhelmina International, Inc. has a 52 week low of $6.11 and a 52 week high of $11.3. The company’s market cap is $50 million.

Wilhelmina International, Inc. provides fashion model management. It is headquartered in New York City. The Company’s predecessor was founded in 1967 by Wilhelmina Cooper, a renowned fashion model. Since its founding, it has grown to include operations located in Los Angeles and Miami, as well as a growing network of licensees comprising leading modeling agencies in various local markets across the U.S. as well as in Panama, Thailand and Dubai. The Company provides traditional, full-service fashion model and talent management services, specializing in the representation and management of models, entertainers, artists, athletes and other talent to various customers and clients, including retailers, designers, advertising agencies and catalog companies. The Company is comprised of operating companies and divisions focused on the fashion model and talent management business, as well as business areas complimentary to the fashion model and talent management business such as licensing, branding, contests, events and television. Its business is primarily focused around the following key areas: Fashion model management, Talent management, and Licensing & branding (including contests, events and television). Its Fashion Model Management Business provides fashion modeling and talent product-endorsement services to clients such as ad agencies, branded consumer goods companies, fashion designers, magazines, retailers, department stores, product catalogs and Internet sites. The fashion model management industry can be divided into many subcategories, including advertising campaigns as well as catalog, runway and editorial work. Advertising work involves modeling for advertisements featuring consumer products such as cosmetics, clothing and other items, to be placed in magazines and newspapers, on billboards and with other types of media. Catalog work involves modeling for promotional catalogs that are produced throughout the year. Runway work involves modeling at fashion shows, which primarily take place in Paris, Milan, London and New York City. Editorial work involves modeling for the cover and editorial sections of magazines. The fashion model management business is highly competitive. New York City, Los Angeles and Miami, as well as Paris, Milan, Sao Paulo and London, are considered the most important markets for the fashion talent management industry. Certain jurisdictions, in which the Company operates, such as California and Florida, require that companies maintain a Talent Agency License in order to engage in the ‘talent agency’ business.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.